C. Wu

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A Small Act of Resistance

March 19, 2013
A Small Act of Resistance

I love the genre of the academic essay and monograph.  Add that to the list of forms to which I also profess love: sonata, theme and variations, short fiction, sestina, recipe.  There is unmistakable pleasure in seeing the components of academic writing come together.  And don’t get me started on the prose.  There are...
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Who’s the Dope?

August 27, 2012
Who’s the Dope?

“There comes a point in every man’s life when he has to say, ‘Enough is enough.’ For me, that time is now.”  With those words, cyclist Lance Armstrong ended the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s investigation into his alleged use of illegal substances during his career.  Similar to a plea of nolo contendere in a court...
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